Charity

Last Minute Gift Ideas

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For those of you struggling of what to buy the friend who has everything or the long distance relative that you just have no idea what they would like, why not consider an Oxfam unwrapped charity gift? Oxfam have various gifts suitable for everyone but three that have really caught my eye include a Pile of poo, […] Read more…

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Don’t Be Lonely This Christmas

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I recently came across a facebook page called Paulines Angels. Carrie, Louise, Kerry and Jane set it up in memory of Carries mum, Pauline. Their mission is to ensure no one in the Chorley area spends Christmas alone. They have been raising money throughout the year to hold a Christmas meal with entertainment on Christmas Day […] Read more…

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Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week

| Charity, Competitions

This week is Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week. Carbon monoxide is often referred to as the silent killer as it can’t be seen, tasted and is odourless. According to the NHS, over 200 people go to hospital every year with suspected poisoning and 40 of these result in death. Carbon monoxide is produced when fuels such […] Read more…

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Supporting BBC Children In Need

| Charity, Fashion

Children in Need has been raising money since 1927 for children and young people within the UK. Their vision is that every child in the UK has a childhood that is safe, happy, secure and allows them to reach their full potential. They provide grants to projects in the UK which focus on children and young […] Read more…

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Raising Money For Prader-Willi Syndrome

| Charity, Diary

Lucas and I go swimming every week with Puddleducks. Every term, Puddleducks holds a pyjama party week to raise money for a charity and teach life saving skills. The pyjama parties allow the babies and children to feel what it is like in the water with clothes on. It shows them that even though they are […] Read more…

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